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Bernadette Conant

Chief Executive Officer

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Dr. Katrina Hitchman

Director of Program Development

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Dr. Bu Lam

Manager of Municipal Programs

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Dalia Al-Ali

Program Manager

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Sunny Chen

Corporate Events Manager

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Karen Ford

Manager of Finance and Operations

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Kim Jusek

Program Manager, Municipal Programs

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Liana Kreamer

Communications Manager

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Alyssa Kuron

Research Analyst

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Lyle Schneider


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Dr. Shoeleh Shams

Municipal Programs Research Intern

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Amanda Sider

Office Administrator

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Dr. Katrina Hitchman

Director of Program Development

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Katrina joined Canadian Water Network in 2009. In her current role, she is responsible for the oversight and integrated management of Canadian Water Network’s programs, and the development of new initiatives that are of interest to Canadian Water Network and its partners.

Previously, Katrina led the development and implementation of Canadian Water Network's knowledge mobilization strategies, as well as initiatives for evaluating the impact of its research and programs.

Katrina holds a PhD and Master of Applied Science in industrial and organizational psychology from the University of Waterloo, as well as an Honours Bachelor of Arts from Mount Allison University.